Chocolate–Peanut Butter No-Bake Cookies

You could argue that this flourless, eggless, favorite childhood delectable is really more candy than cookie . . . in fact, they’re not even baked! They’re just too yummy to leave out. Be careful to use quick-cooking oats, not instant oats, for this recipe.

Makes: 40 cookiesHands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 10 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Makes: 40 cookies

Ingredients

  • 2 cups quick-cooking oats
  • 1 cup shredded coconut
  • 2 cups sugar
  • ½ cup soymilk
  • ½ cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • ⅛ tsp. salt
  • ½ cup vegan margarine
  • 1 cup natural chunky peanut butter
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract

Directions

  • Combine oats and coconut in a large bowl and set aside.
  • Combine sugar, soymilk, cocoa, salt, and margarine in a heavy saucepan. Stirring constantly with a wooden spoon, bring to boil over medium heat and boil for exactly 1 minute.
  • Remove from heat and stir in peanut butter and vanilla extract. Pour peanut butter mixture over oat mixture and stir until combined.
  • Drop by tablespoon onto baking sheets lined with wax paper. Cool completely.

Recipe Information

Makes: 40 cookies

Ingredients

  • 2 cups quick-cooking oats
  • 1 cup shredded coconut
  • 2 cups sugar
  • ½ cup soymilk
  • ½ cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • ⅛ tsp. salt
  • ½ cup vegan margarine
  • 1 cup natural chunky peanut butter
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract

Directions

  • Combine oats and coconut in a large bowl and set aside.
  • Combine sugar, soymilk, cocoa, salt, and margarine in a heavy saucepan. Stirring constantly with a wooden spoon, bring to boil over medium heat and boil for exactly 1 minute.
  • Remove from heat and stir in peanut butter and vanilla extract. Pour peanut butter mixture over oat mixture and stir until combined.
  • Drop by tablespoon onto baking sheets lined with wax paper. Cool completely.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information
Amount per serving
Calories130
Total Fat6g
Saturated Fat2g
Cholesterol0mg
Sodium50mg
Total Carbohydrate16g
Dietary Fiber1g
Sugars12g
Protein3g